Ireland and the United Nations

Championing the SDGs: Irish organisations driving change

In Ireland, 26 organisations have been selected as part of the country’s SDG Champions 2023-2024 programme to raise awareness of the 17 Sustainable Development...

Fight for Gender Equality: “You have to remain resilient and maintain hope” 

Mary Lawlor from Ireland has worked with human rights defenders for 20 years. She was selected as the UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights...

Fergal Mythen (right), Permanent Representative of Ireland to the United Nations, presents his credentials to Secretary-General António Guterres.
© UN Photo/Manuel Elías



Stay informed and engaged.

United Nations in Ireland

UK and Ireland Desk

Caroline Petit & Miranda Alexander-Webber

155 Rue de la Loi / Wetstraat
1040, Brussels

Tel. +32 (0)2 788 84 84

UN Refugee Agency

UNHCR works with the Irish government, officials, ngos and other partners to protect people forced to flee their homes and support them to live their lives with dignity and respect.

102 Pembroke Rd,
Dublin 4,
D04 E7N6

Tel. +353 1 631 4510
[email protected]

UN Migration Agency

IOM is committed to the principle that humane and orderly migration benefits migrants and society.

116 Baggot Street Lower,
Dublin 2,
D02 R252

Tel. +353 1 676 0655
[email protected]

Irish National Commission for UNESCO

UNESCO World Heritage Sites tell the unique story of Ireland’s contribution to the world. These sites belong to everyone, and it is everyone’s duty to protect them for future generations.

Department of Education and Skills,
International Section
Marlborough Street
IE - Dublin 1 Ireland

Tel. +353 1 88 92 027
[email protected]


Since its establishment the United Nations Training School Ireland (UNTSI) has been the focal point of the Defence Forces effort to standardise preparation for Peace Support Operations.

Defence Forces Press Officer,
Public Relations Branch,
Defence Forces Headquarters,
Station Rd.,
Co. Kildare
W12 AD93

Tel. +353 45 49 2502 , +353 45 49 2503
[email protected]

UNICEF ireland

UNICEF works across 190 countries and territories to help children survive, thrive and reach their full potential.

33 lower Ormond Quay,
D01 R283

Tel. +353 1 878 3000
[email protected]